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ED Consolidated Edison dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Consolidated Edison's latest quarterly dividend was on Aug 16, 2022 (ex-date) with a payout of $0.79 per share. On an annualized basis, the company has a current payout of $3.15 per share. This brings the dividend yield to 3.59% based on its recent close price.

Key dates

  • ED last dividend date: Aug 16, 2022
  • ED next dividend date: Not announced
ED dividend stats
DPS
$3.15
Dividend yield
3.59%
Payout ratio
68.8%
vs. Utilities sector
Dividend yield
3.3%
Payout ratio
63.5%

Dividend yield

What is Consolidated Edison current dividend yield

Consolidated Edison's dividend yield of 3.59% is above the Utilities sector, the industry and its peers average. If we compare it with its Utilities sector average of 3.3%, Consolidated Edison's dividend yield is 9% higher. The historical 5-year average of ED's dividend yield is 3.7%, which is similar to the current yield.

Dividend history

What is ED dividend payout history and dates

Consolidated Edison has been paying dividends since 1995. ED has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share marks an increase of 1.8% since twelve months ago. But with the price of the stock up by 19% from a year ago, the dividend yield has a decrease of 15%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Aug 16, 2022 Sep 15, 2022 Jul 21, 2022 $0.79 normal
May 17, 2022 Jun 15, 2022 Apr 21, 2022 $0.79 normal
Feb 15, 2022 Mar 15, 2022 Jan 20, 2022 $0.79 normal
Nov 16, 2021 Dec 15, 2021 Oct 21, 2021 $0.775 normal
Aug 17, 2021 Sep 15, 2021 Jul 15, 2021 $0.775 normal
May 18, 2021 Jun 15, 2021 Apr 15, 2021 $0.775 normal
Feb 16, 2021 Mar 15, 2021 Jan 21, 2021 $0.775 normal
Nov 17, 2020 Dec 15, 2020 Oct 22, 2020 $0.765 normal
Aug 18, 2020 Sep 15, 2020 Jul 16, 2020 $0.765 normal
May 12, 2020 Jun 15, 2020 Apr 16, 2020 $0.765 normal
Feb 18, 2020 Mar 16, 2020 Jan 16, 2020 $0.765 normal
Nov 12, 2019 Dec 16, 2019 Oct 17, 2019 $0.74 normal
Aug 13, 2019 Sep 16, 2019 Jul 18, 2019 $0.74 normal
May 14, 2019 Jun 17, 2019 Apr 18, 2019 $0.74 normal
Feb 12, 2019 Mar 15, 2019 Jan 17, 2019 $0.74 normal
Nov 13, 2018 Dec 17, 2018 Oct 18, 2018 $0.715 normal
Aug 14, 2018 Sep 17, 2018 Jul 19, 2018 $0.715 normal
May 15, 2018 Jun 15, 2018 Apr 19, 2018 $0.715 normal
Feb 13, 2018 Mar 15, 2018 Jan 18, 2018 $0.715 normal
Nov 14, 2017 Dec 15, 2017 Oct 19, 2017 $0.69 normal
Aug 14, 2017 Sep 15, 2017 Jul 20, 2017 $0.69 normal
May 15, 2017 Jun 15, 2017 Apr 20, 2017 $0.69 normal
Feb 13, 2017 Mar 15, 2017 Jan 19, 2017 $0.69 normal
Nov 14, 2016 Dec 15, 2016 Oct 20, 2016 $0.67 normal
Aug 15, 2016 Sep 15, 2016 Jul 21, 2016 $0.67 normal
May 16, 2016 Jun 15, 2016 Apr 21, 2016 $0.67 normal
Feb 12, 2016 Mar 15, 2016 Jan 21, 2016 $0.67 normal
Nov 16, 2015 Dec 15, 2015 Oct 22, 2015 $0.65 normal
Aug 17, 2015 Sep 15, 2015 Jul 16, 2015 $0.65 normal

Consolidated Edison dividend payout ratio

What is Consolidated Edison dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Consolidated Edison's payout ratio of 68.8% is above the Utilities sector and its peers average but below the industry average. In comparison with its Utilities sector average of 63.5%, Consolidated Edison's payout ratio is 8% higher.

Total amount of dividends paid per financial year (from cash flow)

ED dividend vs peer dividends

How does ED dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
FE Firstenergy Corp 4.2% $1.56 63.2%
PEG Public Service Enterprise Group Inc 3.74% $2.13 N/A
D Dominion Energy Inc 3.71% $2.63 98.3%
EXC Exelon Corp 3.7% $1.4 51.5%
ED Consolidated Edison Inc 3.59% $3.15 68.8%
NI Nisource Inc 3.56% $0.93 55.4%
UTL Unitil Corp 3.28% $1.55 60.1%
WEC Wec Energy Group Inc 3.12% $2.86 66.1%
CMS Cms Energy Corp 3.04% $1.82 39.9%

Frequently asked questions

Does Consolidated Edison pay a dividend?

Yes, Consolidated Edison has been paying dividends for the last 27 years.

When is Consolidated Edison's next dividend?

ED hasn't announced its next dividend date yet, but if we take into consideration its recent dividend history, it is likely that its next dividend will be in November 2022.

When was ED's last dividend?

Consolidated Edison's last regular dividend was on Aug 16, 2022 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.79 per share.

How much dividend does Consolidated Edison pay (per share)?

ED's annualized dividend per share is $3.15.

What is Consolidated Edison's dividend yield?

Currently Consolidated Edison's dividend yield is 3.59%.

How often does Consolidated Edison pay dividends?

Consolidated Edison has a quarterly dividend frequency.

What is Consolidated Edison's dividend payout ratio?

Consolidated Edison's dividend payout ratio is 68.8%.

Does Consolidated Edison pay a good dividend?

Consolidated Edison's dividend yield is more than the Utilities sector average.